Data Analyst - Performance Improvement

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 159735-1A
Date Posted: Feb 4, 2020
Category: Professional

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Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Position Summary: Under the general direction of the Senior Director of Strategy, the Data Analyst is responsible for the acquisition, analysis, interpretation, and reporting of data to support a range of high profile strategic initiatives and performance improvement efforts. A core function of this position is to integrate disparate data sources in new and innovative ways to develop a more comprehensive view of performance. The Data Analyst is responsible for supporting on-going projects and programs by using internal and external data to conduct complex and multi-part analyses to report status updates, and performance based on defined metrics. This position works collaboratively with Project Managers, Performance Improvement to assess and determine business impact, develop reporting and analytic solutions, and make recommendations for actions.


Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:  Must have an uncompromising commitment to higher performance.  You must be willing to challenge the standard thinking with new ideas, new approaches, and new solutions.  Must possess exceptional creativity and problem-solving skills.  Must possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with superior presentation skills.   Must possess a high level of initiative, creativity, and resourcefulness, with the ability to work independently as well as manage a project team to achieve results.  Must have a strong aptitude for effectively influencing others at all organizational levels through strong leadership, mentoring, and motivational skills that promote a positive environment.  Must have the ability to make decisions that are guided by general instructions and practices requiring some interpretation. Experience: A minimum of three years of related work experience with data collection, management, and analysis, as well as business intelligence and data visualization. Proven ability to summarize trends in written and presentation form, and demonstrated analytic problem solving skills that inform performance improvement activities.



About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.